News and communications
The latest news and communications from Wiltshire Council.
There are 72 results
Page 1 of 8
Published 6 March 2023
Recycle the unrecyclable at your local swimming pool!
Wiltshire residents are being encouraged to recycle their previously unrecyclable pool accessories such as goggles and armbands, in an innovative way at swimming pools across the county.
Published 17 November 2022
Wiltshire Council climate work promoted on global stage at COP27
Wiltshire Council has featured at the UN Climate Change conference COP27, as part of a campaign that showcases the activities and projects that councils are delivering to tackle this global issue.
Published 11 November 2022
Wiltshire Council shares serious concerns over proposed changes to Bath Clean Air Zone
Wiltshire Council has expressed its opposition and frustration at Bath & North East Somerset (BANES) Council's proposals to extend its Clean Air Zone by introducing a charge for Euro VI diesel HGVs exceeding 12 tonnes.
Published 1 November 2022
Newly installed heat pumps at leisure centres helps council stay on track to be carbon neutral by 2030
New air source heat pumps have been installed at a number of Wiltshire Council leisure centres, one of which is one of the biggest in the country, meaning the facilities are now carbon neutral for all their energy use.
Published 20 October 2022
Climate change Halloween event and climate lunch at Devizes library
This October, Devizes Library have partnered with Sustainable Devizes to provide resources and host activities and author talks on the theme of climate change.
Published 11 October 2022
Council continues to lead from the front on climate change
Wiltshire Council has provided an update on its committed efforts to tackle the climate emergency locally, with a vast range of projects either in place or in the pipeline to respond to the global issue of our time.
Published 7 October 2022
Royal Mail strikes - residents advised to arrange their postal votes in time for upcoming referendum
Please send your postal votes back as soon as possible for Laverstock and Ford Neighbourhood Plan referendum
Published 6 September 2022
Wiltshire Council invests in 17 new hybrid electric vehicles to cut emissions and save money
Wiltshire Council has invested £600,000 in 17 new, mid-sized hybrid vans to reduce carbon emissions and saving around 80% on fuel costs.
Published 1 September 2022
50 first dates for Salisbury's most eligible voles
Salisbury's most eligible bachelors and bachelorettes have been moved to an exotic location and will meet 50 potential lifemates with hopes romance will happen.
Published 27 July 2022
Wiltshire Council 'minded to refuse' Westbury incinerator planning application
Wiltshire Council's Strategic Planning Committee has today (Wednesday 27 July) voted against approving a planning application from Northacre Renewable Energy Ltd for an energy from waste facility in Westbury.